| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:54 AM
The Board of Public Works gave its blessing Wednesday to an O'Malley administration plan to contract with a private sector partner to build, operate and help finance a $2.2 billion light rail line in the Washington suburbs.
The board action clears the...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Officials in Maryland want disadvantaged local residents to fill thousands of construction jobs as two major transit projects come online in Baltimore and the Washington suburbs in coming years, and are handing out grant money to get them trained.
| Nov 18, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Leaders of Maryland's transportation industry said Monday that the state's future depends on continued infrastructure investment, beyond the $4.4 billion already scheduled for highway and mass transit systems in the next six years.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:29 AM
At 9:30 a.m. the Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting that the accident involving three vehicles on I-895 south at the Harbor Tunnel has been cleared, but officials are warning commuters to use caution, and expect delays until the backup...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
As of 9 a.m. Friday, the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting an accident on I-95 north in the city at the toll plaza, with one of the 12 toll lanes blocked — the far right lane.
In Anne Arundel County, there's still some debris in...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:46 AM
Even though a state plan to add express toll lanes to I-95 in Harford County and to possibly build a new Park-and-Ride lot at Route 152 in Joppa is years in the future, state transportation officials are continuing their quest for environmental permits in...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:56 AM
As of 8:50 a.m., the rush hour was winding down with just a couple lingering incidents.
The Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting that the accident on the outer loop of the Beltway at Loch Raven Boulevard is now cleared.
There's still a...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Despite the industrial train tracks about 100 feet beyond her back fence, Laurie Weishorn's neat, tree-lined backyard in Southwest Baltimore can seem like an oasis of suburban quiet on a low-humidity summer afternoon.
After 22 years in Morrell Park,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:18 PM
The port of Baltimore logged a number of successes in recent days: a record-breaking year for the amount of cargo handled, state exports surging to $6 billion in the first half of this year and more federal funding to support shipbuilding jobs.
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Flush with transportation money from a recent increase in the state's gas tax, Gov. Martin O'Malley will visit the Eastern Shore Friday to announce more than $150 million in road projects in that region -- including the long-sought replacement of the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:08 AM
As of 9 a.m. Monday, the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting most major incidents of the morning have been eased.
An accident on southbound I-95 at I-195 in Baltimore County that had been affecting travels lanes is now off to the...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 6:06 AM
As of 9:05 a.m. Friday, the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting an accident on westbound I-70 just prior to Route 40. The accident involves two vehicles, but all lanes are reported open
The were also disabled vehicles in the area,...